Homecoming stroke sets off a series of bad health episodes

My daughter Celine was so excited for home coming night her senior year in high school. She had a big job. She was in charge of organizing the West Bloomfield High School homecoming parade and she took her job seriously. Her friends scrambled making her orders come to life. It was the first time IContinue reading “Homecoming stroke sets off a series of bad health episodes”

USA Gymnasts must stay strong. My daughter could be next

When my daughter Celine trotted off to college I made a statement she didn’t quite understand. She wanted to know what my biggest fear was for her in school. I said my biggest fear was her becoming friends with a football player. Sometimes friendships turn into assumptions. Football players are the big men on campusContinue reading “USA Gymnasts must stay strong. My daughter could be next”

The day I got second thoughts about abortion

Let me tell you about the day I got shook about the issue of abortion. My wife Abs was 24 weeks pregnant and we went to a clinic for a DNA test to see if our unborn baby was mentally ill or strong enough to be born healthy. We were older parents. I was 40Continue reading “The day I got second thoughts about abortion”

I refuse to wear square parents gear

I own one baseball cap that says “Stanford dad” on it. I wore it once and I will never wear it again. The hat seems dorky to me. It is something someone old and square would wear. I might be old but I am trying not to be too much of a square. As manyContinue reading “I refuse to wear square parents gear”